Ming-Na Wen spoke with Kristen Acuna, Insider about how she made her cameo in Mulan happen and dealing with Hollywood stereotypes. Read the full interview here.
In the interview, Ming-Na shared it was the fans that inspired her to approach Jason Reed, Producer of Mulan 2020 to make the cameo happen.
"It was really the fans that kind of sparked the idea in me to inquire — Would they be interested in maybe having me do a cameo or maybe a scene, a character, just for the fans? I'm always, always, always about the fans."
Ming-Na also shares about dealing with gender, race, and now age stereotypes in Hollywood and how not to let them become an obstacle in pursuing your dreams.